Int Braz J Urol.  Vol. 41 N. 03 – 2015

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404 | Luciano A. Favorito [view article]


406 | Philippe E. Spiess [view article]


Inflatable Penile Prosthesis
408 | Opinion: Why I prefer the infrapubic access
Eduardo B. Bertero [view article]

410 | Opinion: Opinion: Why I prefer the penoscrotal access
Celso Gromatzky [view article]


412 | Efficacy of antibiotic prophylaxis in cystoscopy to prevent urinary tract infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Herney Andrés García-Perdomo, Eladio Jiménez-Mejías, Hugo López-Ramos (Editorial Comment by Wanderley Marques Bernardo, MD) [view article]

425 | Optimal duration of androgen deprivation therapy following radiation therapy in intermediate- or high-risk non-metastatic prostate cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Frederico Leal, Maximiliano Augusto Novis de Figueiredo, Andre Deeke Sasse [view article]


435 | Dosimetric coverage of the prostate, normal tissue sparing, and acute toxicity with high-dose-rate brachytherapy for large prostate volumes
George Yang, Tobin J. Strom, Richard B. Wilder, Kushagra Shrinath, Eric A. Mellon, Daniel C. Fernandez, Matthew C. Biagioli [view article]

442 | Prostate cancer volume estimations based on transrectal ultrasonography-guided biopsy in order to predict clinically significant prostate cancer
Ersin Konyalioglu, Hüseyin Tarhan, Ozgur Cakmak, Emel Ebru Pala, Ferruh Zorlu [view article]

449 | Probability of extraprostatic disease according to the percentage of positive biopsy cores in clinically localized prostate cancer
Thiago N. Valette, Alberto A Antunes, Kátia Moreira Leite, Miguel Srougi [view article]

455 | A new technique of bladder neck reconstruction during radical prostatectomy in patients with prostate cancer
Yuri Tolkach, Konstantin Godin, Sergey Petrov, Sonny Schelin, Florian Imkamp [view article]

466 | Anesthesiologic effects of transperitoneal versus extra-peritoneal approach during robot-assisted radical prostatectomy: results of a prospective randomized study
Fabrizio Dal Moro, Alessandro Crestani, Claudio Valotto, Andrea Guttilla, Rodolfo Soncin, Angelo Mangano, Filiberto Zattoni [view article]

473 | Utilization and perioperative complications of laparoscopic cryoablation vs. robotic partial nephrectomy for localized renal tumors
Aaron C. Weinberg, Solomon L. Woldu, Timothy Wen, Christopher M. Deibert, Ruslan Korets, Ketan K. Badani [view article]

486 | Feasibility, complications and oncologic results of a limited inguinal lymph node dissection in the management of penile cancer
Igor Tsaur, Carmen Biegel, Kilian Gust, Tanja Huesch, Hendrik Borgmann, Maximilian P.J.K. Brandt, Martin Kurosch, Michael Reiter, Georg Bartsch, David Schilling, Axel Haferkamp [view article]

496 | Percutaneous nephrolithotomy in patients with solitary kidney: a critical outcome analysis
Fabio C. M. Torricelli, Guilherme P. Padovani, Giovanni S. Marchini, Fabio C. Vicentini, Alexandre Danilovic, Sabrina T. Reis, Miguel Srougi, Eduardo Mazzucchi [view article]

503 | Studying inhibition of calcium oxalate stone formation: an in vitro approach for screening hydrogen sulfide and its metabolites
Vaitheeswari S, Sriram R, Brindha P, Gino A. Kurian [view article]

511 | Antilithiatic Activity of phlorotannin rich extract of Sarghassum Wightii on Calcium Oxalate Urolithiais – In Vitro and In Vivo Evaluation
D. Sujatha, Kiranpal Singh, Mursalin Vohra, K. Vijay Kumar, S. Sunitha [view article]

521 | Flowmetry/ pelvic floor electromyographic findings in patients with detrusor overactivity
Farshid Alizadeh, Shekoufeh Shirani, Mahtab Zargham [view article]

527 | Detrusor after-contraction: a new insight
Françoise A. Valentini, Brigitte G. Marti, Gilberte Robain, Pierre P. Nelson (Editorial Comment by Alfredo Canalini, MD) [view article]

535 | Patient and partner outcome of inflatable and semi-rigid penile prosthesis in a single institution
Ibrahim Halil Bozkurt, Burak Arslan, Tarik Yonguç, Zafer Kozacıoglu, Tansu Degirmenci, Bulent Gunlusoy, Suleyman Minareci [view article]

542 | Quality of life evaluation of patients with neurogenic bladder submitted to reconstructive urological surgeries preserving the bladder
Daniel Xavier Lima, Cleidismar Rosa Pires, Ana Clara Rezende dos Santos, Raphaela Gomes Mendes, Carlos Eduardo Corradi Fonseca, Orlando Barreto Zocratto [view article]

547 | Relationship between pseudoexfoliation syndrome and erectile dysfunction: a possible cause of endothelial dysfunction for development of erectile dysfunction
Sabite Emine Gökce, Mehmet Ilker Gökce [view article]

552 | Do Foley Catheters Adequately Drain the Bladder? Evidence from CT Imaging Studies
Svetlana Avulova, Valery J. Li, Johnathan A. Khusid, Woo S. Choi, Jeffrey P. Weiss [view article]

556 | Ultrasound evaluation of obstructive uropathy and its hemodynamic responses in southwest Nigeria
I. N. Apoku, O.O. Ayoola, A. A. Salako, B.M. Idowu [view article]

562 | To tell or not: parental thoughts on disclosure of urologic surgery to their child
Christina B. Ching, Douglass B. Clayton, John C. Thomas, John C. Pope IV, Mark C. Adams, John W. Brock III, Stacy T. Tanaka [view article]

569 | Metabolic and testicular effects of the long-term administration of different high-fat diets in adult rats
Pamella Campos-Silva, Angelica Furriel, Waldemar S. Costa, Francisco J. B. Sampaio, Bianca M. Gregório [view article]

576 | Beneficial effect of pentoxifylline into the testis of rats in an experimental model of unilateral hindlimb ischemia/reperfusion injury
Mohammad Ashrafzadeh Takhtfooladi, Fariborz Moayer, Hamed Ashrafzadeh Takhtfooladi [view article]
Surgical Technique

584 | A Novel Approach for the Treatment of Radiation-Induced Hemorrhagic Cystitis with the GreenLight™ XPS Laser
Daniel Roberto Martinez, Cesar E. Ercole, Juan Gabriel Lopez, Justin Parker, Mary K Hall [view article]


588 | Testicular calculus: A rare case
Volkan Sen, Ozan Bozkurt, Omer Demır, Burcin Tuna, Kutsal Yorukoglu, Adil Esen [view article]

591 | Rapid intraoperative tissue expansion with Foley catheter in a challenging cripple Hypospadias
Murat Cakmak, Gulnur Gollu, Gonul Kucuk, Berktug Bahadir [view article]


596 | Retroperitoneal Hygroma
Atabak Allaei, Erich K. Lang [view article]

598 | Vesicoenteric fistula caused by bladder diverticulitis: MRI Findings
Ihsan Yuce, Hayri Ogul, Suat Eren, Ummugulsum Bayraktutan, Mecit Kantarci, Ahmet Yalcin [view article]


600 | Distal spermatic cord peritoneal stripping: an adjunct technique during inguinal orchiopexy
Hubert S. Swana, Rikin Patel, Mark A. Rich (Editorial Comment by Tariq S. Hakky, MD) [view article]

602 | Forgotten and fragmented ureteral j stent with stone formation: combined endoscopic management
Volkan Sen, Halil Ibrahim Bozkurt, Tarık Yonguc, Ozgu Aydogdu, Serkan Yarimoglu, Tansu Degirmenci, Suleyman Minareci (Editorial Comment by Hubert S Swana, MD and David J. Hernandez, MD) [view article]


604 | RE: Validation of the brazilian version of the expanded prostate cancer index composite (EPIC) for patients submitted to radical prostatectomy
Enaury Alves, Rebecca Medina, Cássio Andreoni [view article]